File:James Tissot Self Portrait (1865).jpg|thumb|200px|Self-portrait in 1865
'''Jacques Joseph Tissot''' (15 October 1836 – 8 August 1902), Anglicized as '''James Tissot''', was a French painter and illustrator. He was a successful painter of Paris society before moving to London in 1871. He became famous as a genre painter
of fashionably dressed women shown in various scenes of everyday life. He also painted scenes and characters from the Bible.